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Open Fiber, Wind begin 5G network pilot in Prato

Monday 16 October 2017 | 14:35 CET | News
The Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility giant Enel and state lender CDP has teamed up with Italian operator Wind Tre to launch pre-commercial trials of 5G networks in the historic Tuscan city of Prato, near Florence. The partners said they will be using the 3.6-3.8 GHz bands and collaborating with local universities, research centres and companies including Enel e-distribution, ZTE and Estra in the pilot, with specific areas of intervention including mobility and road safety, public safety, healthcare and smart energy. "The city of Prato has inaugurated our model of a 5G

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Companies: Open Fiber / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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